Question regarding Field of View,
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Posted 06 February 2011 - 07:17 AM
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Posted 06 February 2011 - 10:07 AM
In a single player game, it's appropriate to set the FoV angle depending on the aspect ratio of the screen -- closer to 90 degrees (pi/2) on 4:3, and closer to 120 degrees (2pi/3) on 16:9/16:10.
In multiplayer, users will complain about the game balance implications of widescreen players being able to see more, so find a sweet spot between the two